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 Last update:  3/18/2012       Read more by Jhonny Gonzalez         
   
Guillermo Jones Open To Facing The Klitschko Brothers
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By Jhonny Gonzalez

WBA cruiserweight king Guillermo "El Felino" Jones (38-3-2, 30KOs) is open to moving up in weight to face either of the Klitschko brothers, who own every major title at the weight. Jones is currently training in Miami, Florida.

Jones was ordered by the World Boxing Association to defend his title against Lateef Kayode, but the unbeaten boxer accepted a fight against IBO champion Antonio Tarver on May 26th. The WBA's interim-champion, Denis Lebedev, is also busy - with a scheduled fight against Shawn Cox on April 4th.

With his options running low, Jones is open for a possible big fight at heavyweight or a WBA title defense against an opponent in the top 15.

"These are all options. There's nothing concrete yet, "Jones said. "Right now I'm already down to 220 pounds and working hard because I want to fight and defend my world title."

Tags: Wladimir Klitschko , Vitali Klitschko , Guillermo Jones



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comment by !! Anorak, on 03-18-2012
You can say that again.

comment by Medved, on 03-18-2012
Whats with these CW's coming up trying to face a brother? I guess they see that they would make more money getting pummeled by a brother than fighting in their own division. "I worked hard, I deserve a pay day" They should just award the Brothers some CW straps for the hell of it.

comment by Medved, on 03-18-2012
Whats with these CW's coming up trying to face a brother? I guess they see that they would make more money getting pummeled by a brother than fighting in their own division. "I worked hard, I deserve a pay day" They should just award the Brothers some CW straps for the hell of it.

comment by Alx., on 03-18-2012
didnt this guy start off his career as a welter? he would get destroyed lol

comment by joe strong, on 03-18-2012
[QUOTE=Hayehammer]Might aswell move up to heavyweight! Lebedev and kayode dont want to fight him! Guillermo jones vs MAGOMED ABDUSALAMOV would be insane![/QUOTE] this would be interesting but i think jones is too experienced for abdusalamov. magomed has fought 12 tomato cans & hasn't proven a ...

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